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Questionable cause


The questionable cause—also known as causal fallacy, false cause, or non causa pro causa is a category of informal fallacies in which a cause is incorrectly  ...

Fallacy: Questionable Cause - Nizkor


Description and examples of Questionable Cause fallacy.

Questionable Cause : Department of Philosophy : Texas State ...


Questionable Cause. This fallacy occurs when a causal connection is assumed without proof. All too often claims to a causal connection are based on a mere ...

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Nov 6, 2012 ... George commits the questionable cause fallacy for my critical thinking class.

Critical Thinking | Chapter Outline - McGraw Hill Higher Education


E. Questionable Cause: This fallacy occurs when an arguer gives insufficient evidence for a claim that one thing is the cause of another. You should recognize  ...

Logical Fallacies - Questionable Cause - Springhole.net


This fallacy takes two forms - one being Post Hoc, Ergo Prompter Hoc ("this happened before that, therefore this caused that"), and Non Causa Pro Causa ...

Questionable cause - LingLogic Wiki - Wikia


This ad against prop 8. ,"The Neighbors" (self-consciously) commits the fallacy of questionable cause, specifically, the sub-variety of questionable cause, post ...

Fallacies | Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy


Regarding (2), a premise can be justified or warranted at a time even if we later ..... This is fallacious because of its implicitly accepting the questionable premise  ...

New (questionable) claims for a cause of autism - Philly.com


Aug 13, 2013 ... Every so often a science news story comes along proclaiming that we are on the cusp of a revolutionary new understanding of autism spectrum ...

Thomas Szasz: rebel with a questionable cause - The Lancet


Szasz's greatest admirers were American civil libertarians. They took up Szasz's anti-psychiatry cause with an enthusiasm that had mixed results for those with ...

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Questionable Cause - Logically Fallacious


cum hoc ergo propter hoc. (also known as: ignoring a common cause, neglecting a common cause, confusing correlation and causation, confusing cause and ...

A Fallacy Recognition Handbook - Questionable-cause


The Questionable Cause Fallacy is actually a general type of fallacy. ... Thus, fallacies like Post Hoc and Confusing Cause and Effect are specific examples of  ...

Questionable cause | Talking Philosophy


Jul 19, 2012 ... In addition to combining the content of my 42 Fallacies and 30 More Fallacies, this book features some revisions as well as a new section on ...